Over the past several decades, increasing attention and concern has been given to incidents of school violence and the prevention measures utilized by schools.
Teen dating violence has serious consequences for victims and their schools.
Witnessing violence has been associated with decreased school attendance and academic performance. The National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey (NISVS): 2010 Summary Report.
The table below provides a list of some evidence-based TDV prevention programs.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has developed technical packages to help states and communities take advantage of the best available evidence to prevent violence. The first component is the strategy or the preventive direction or actions to achieve the goal of preventing violence. The approach includes the specific ways to advance the strategy.
This can be accomplished through programs, policies, and practices.